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Python Programming Language and Groundwater Modeling

Course code: USGS-OED-GW1774
Course title: Python Programming Language and Groundwater Modeling
Description: Use the Python Programming Language to Improve Groundwater Modeling Effectiveness. This course focuses on the use of the Python programming language to facilitate many of the tasks required for the development of groundwater models, including formatting hydrologic data, constructing model input files, and post-processing and plotting model results.
Objectives:
Introduce the basics of Python programming, including data structures, file manipulation, automation, and plotting. Participants will become proficient at automating common groundwater modeling tasks.
Target Audience:
Scientists developing, calibrating, and using groundwater models. Non-DOI Students may attend on a space available basis. Please submit your Non-USGS Registration form found here: http://www.usgs.gov/humancapital/documents/NonUSGSApplicationForm.pdf
Delivery method: ILT
Instructional hours: 40
Credits/CEUs: 0
Vendor: USGS Office of Groundwater
Contact:Christian Langevin 703-648-4169
Internal Tuition:180.00
Prerequisites:Requires an understanding of the concepts/approaches for developing/calibrating groundwater models.
Requires Approval:Yes
Responsible Bureau:U.S. Geological Survey

Class Name Class Start Class End Location Contact # Seats Left Cost Registration
USGS-2014-0505-Tucson, AZ (8:30 am) 2014-05-05 2014-05-10 USGS Arizona Water Science Center (AZ WSC)
TBD
Nancy Smith
(303-445-4668)
0 $180.00 Not Open


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